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No matter how affordable the destinations we talk about are, the simple fact is: You can’t live anywhere for free…

But what if you had an income that went with you? An income that could give you the freedom you need to just pick up and go?

You could spend half the year in your own cottage on the beach… work in the mornings and snorkel and relax in the afternoons.

With this kind of flexibility, it doesn’t matter where you’re based. That means you can travel whenever you feel like it. You could rent a place in Paris or Quito for a month or two of vacation, work from home a few days a week and spend the rest of your time enjoying the city.

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From the Archives of The Savvy Retiree Daily Archives

Zip Lining, River Rafting, and Thermal Baths in “The Gateway to the Amazon”

Zip Lining, River Rafting, and Thermal Baths in “The Gateway to the Amazon”

Several years ago, my partner, Gary, and I gave up our business and took an early retirement. Basing ourselves in the beach town of Salinas, we started traveling throughout Ecuador and documenting our journey along the way...

Sayulita: Living the Good Life in a Small Mexican Beach Town

Sayulita: Living the Good Life in a Small Mexican Beach Town

I remember the first time I landed at Puerto Vallarta’s international airport in 2007. I was backpacking, and I remember how the smell of the ocean and the warm breeze through the palm trees immediately convinced me that I would have a blast during this “life at the beach” experience...

A Unique Business Pays the Way in this Highland Town in Panama

A Unique Business Pays the Way in this Highland Town in Panama

Pennsylvania native, Bill McGraw came to Boquete, Panama, seven years ago with a mission. Having worked in the field of marine biology and aquaculture for many years, he chose Panama because it had the perfect conditions for his latest project.

I Earn My Income in the World’s Top Scuba Destinations

I Earn My Income in the World’s Top Scuba Destinations

Many scuba divers are lucky to go on dive trips once or twice a year. With the expense of travel and limited vacation time, that's all they can afford. But Francesca Diaco wasn't satisfied with that... "Money doesn't motivate me," says Francesca. "What motivates me is making people happy and doing something I love." So, she designed a new income and life that allowed her to indulge her love of the water as much as she wanted—at world class dive spots.

A Small Caribbean Paradise With a Lot of Profit Potential 

A Small Caribbean Paradise With a Lot of Profit Potential 

When the Caribbean seascape is the backdrop to daily life, things naturally move a lot slower. Whether relaxing in a hammock under a gently swaying coconut palm, or strolling over miles of golden-sand beaches and looking out at the waves crash against the Mesoamerican barrier reef, when you’re in Belize, living life in the fast Read more...: A Small Caribbean Paradise With a Lot of Profit Potential